Blessing of the Animals service is Sunday at Christ Church Parish
St. Francis taught us to experience the love of God in all creation including the animals that surround us in life. The Feast of St. Francis occurs each year on October 4 and many churches will either celebrate the Blessing of the Animals on that day or the Sunday closest to it.
09.28.2016Spring Hill to celebrate Lord’s Supper
Spring Hill Baptist Church will celebrate the Lord’s Supper on Sunday, October 2. The title of the message to be given by Pastor Dr. Chuck McDaniel at the 11 a.m. service will be “Table of Discipline” (I Corinthians 11:26).
09.28.2016Homeless Center fundraiser set for Sunday in Gloucester
The Middle Peninsula Christian Homeless Center will host a fundraiser from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on Sunday, October 2, at the Gloucester Moose Lodge on Route 17 in Gloucester. Proceeds will help equip the ministry’s food bus.
09.28.2016RWC Blessing of the Animals set for Oct. 4
Cats, dogs, miniature goats, chickens, and photos of pets—Jim Grinnen, care pastor at the White Stone Church of the Nazarene, will say a prayer for all of them at the Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury (RWC) Blessing of the Animals service.